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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher New Millenium Audio
Publication date June 1, 2001
Binding CD/Spoken Word
Edition Unabridged
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781590070635
ISBN-10 1590070631
Dimensions 1 by 5.75 by 5 in.
Weight 0.50 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Business
Original list price $39.95
Other format details audio
§As reported by publisher
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: What do a dead cat, a computer whiz-kid, an Electric Monk who believes the world is pink, quantum mechanics, a Chronologist over 200 years old, Samuel Taylor Coleridge (poet), and pizza have in common? Apparently not much; until Dirk Gently, self-styled private investigator, sets out to prove the fundamental interconnectedness of all things by solving a mysterious murder, assisting a mysterious professor, unravelling a mysterious mystery, and eating a lot of pizza not to mention saving the entire human race from extinction along the way (at no extra charge). To find out more, read this book (better still, buy it, then read it) or contact Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency. 'A thumping good detective-ghost-horror-whodunnit-time travel-romantic-musical-comedy epic.' The author

Editions
Hardcover
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from Simon & Schuster (May 1, 1987); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9780517023372 | details & prices | List price $4.99
About: For Dirk Gently, private detective, a simple search for a missing cat uncovers a bewildered ghost, a secret time traveller, and a devastating secret that threatens the future of humanity
from Simon & Schuster (May 1, 1987); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9780671625825 | details & prices | List price $14.95
About: For Dirk Gently, private detective, a simple search for a missing cat uncovers a bewildered ghost, a secret time traveller, and a devastating secret that threatens the future of humanity
Paperback
Book cover for 9780671746728 Book cover for 9781476782997
 
from Gallery Books (October 7, 2014); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9781476782997 | details & prices | 260 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $16.00
About: From Douglas Adams, the legendary author of one of the most beloved science fiction novels of all time, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, comes a wildly inventive novel—in trade paperback for the first time—of ghosts, time travel, and one detective’s mission to save humanity from extinction.
Reissue edition from Pocket Books (May 1, 1998); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9780671746728 | details & prices | 4.25 × 6.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.35 lbs | List price $7.99
About: There is a long tradition of Great Detectives, and Dirk Gently does not belong to it.
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781590070635 Book cover for 9781597770071
 
The price comparison is for this edition
Unabridged edition from New Millenium Audio (June 1, 2001); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9781590070635 | details & prices | 5.75 × 5.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $39.95
About: What do a dead cat, a computer whiz-kid, an Electric Monk who believes the world is pink, quantum mechanics, a Chronologist over 200 years old, Samuel Taylor Coleridge (poet), and pizza have in common?
Unabridged edition from Phoenix Books Inc (January 1, 2001); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9781597770071 | details & prices | 6.00 × 5.25 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $34.95
About: Audio CD version of bestselling book, performed by the author
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780671647247 Book cover for 9781590070598
 
Abridged edition from New Millenium Audio (February 1, 2002); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9781590070598 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.40 lbs | List price $25.00
About: For Dirk Gently, private detective, a simple search for a missing cat uncovers a bewildered ghost, a secret time traveller, and a devastating secret that threatens the future of humanity.
from Simon & Schuster (June 1, 1987)
9780671647247 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.25 lbs | List price $16.00
About: For Dirk Gently, private detective, a simple search for a missing cat uncovers a bewildered ghost, a secret time traveller, and a devastating secret that threatens the future of humanity
Reinforced
Book cover for 9780606037716
 
from Demco Media (May 1, 1988); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9780606037716 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $13.20
About: For Dirk Gently, private detective, a simple search for a missing cat uncovers a bewildered ghost, a secret time traveller, and a devastating secret that threatens the future of humanity
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780613997157
 
from Turtleback Books (June 1, 1991); titled "Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency"
9780613997157 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $17.20
About: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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